Metals Saturday 18 August 2018
9 August 2018

Chinese tariffs set to impact on recycling exports

Prices for recyclable materials which are still allowed into China from the UK and the rest of Europe are expected to rise in value in the short term at least, in the wake of proposed tariffs on recyclables from the United States.


With the latest news and past articles about metals recycling. Alternatively, you can use the News Archive below to find more items.


16 August 2018

EMR ‘must sell’ five sites, rules competition authority


The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has ruled that global metals recycling company EMR must sell five of the UK sites it owns as part of a recent acquisition, to avoid creating a “worse deal for consumers”. The CMA...

JCB 30 July 2018

Review of CARS & MRE 2018


Following the eagerly anticipated Metals Recycling Event (MRE) & Complete Auto Recycling Show (CARS) earlier this month, reflects on some of the highlights of the two day event . With over 1,400 registered visitors ...

25 July 2018

Alupro ‘concerned’ over DRS impact


A report commissioned by Alupro has found that the UK is already “well on the way” to achieving high recycling rates for aluminium packaging which are “far beyond” the targets proposed in the EU Circular Economy ...

19 July 2018

Ward announces first Immingham shipment


Ward Recycling has shipped its first vessel of Heavy Melting Scrap (HMS) from its newly opened deep sea export dock facility at Associated British Ports (ABP) in Immingham. The Derbyshire-based metal and waste management ...

19 July 2018

Zorba suffers under Chinese controls


CCIC, China’s official inspection contractor for the export of recyclable materials, has reaffirmed that it will do its "utmost" to prevent “unqualified” scrap materials entering China. The remarks over ensuring that only ...

17 July 2018

AO to build fridge plant in South East England


South East England is set to get a major fridge recycling facility under a project planned by online electricals recycler AO. The company, which is close to finalising the as yet unnamed location, takes back large volumes of ...

13 July 2018

ELV review will assess electrical parts in cars


VIDEO REPORT: The process of reviewing the End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Directive before the EU Commission is now getting underway. On the agenda will be how to classify the increasing amount of electrical products in cars, either ...

11 July 2018

CARS and MRE show kicks off in Stoneleigh


The eagerly anticipated CARS and MRE trade show has kicked off today at Stoneleigh’s NAEC, near Coventry, with a limited number of free tickets still available for tomorrow. The Metals Recycling Event (MRE) and Complete Auto ...

9 July 2018

Watch football coming home at CARS, Stoneleigh


The last remaining tickets for’s CARS summer party are still available, allowing for an evening of relaxed networking while watching the next step of football’s journey home. Sponsored by Hollander, ...

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